Societe Generale is seeking a strong C++ low latency developer to expand their highly successful, fully automated computerized trading franchise across asset classes.
This is a hands-on position for the full development cycle, from requirements collection to final deployment and includes ongoing support for internal users. The successful candidate will work with an existing team of highly technical engineers to extend the functionality and performance of company’s sophisticated trading system that manages significant amounts of firms trading flow. This is a unique opportunity for a Software Developer to become a key contributor and work side by side with this firm’s highly talented team of software engineers, quantitative strategists, and traders on cutting-edge technology and sophisticated quantitative strategies.
Design, develop and implement cutting edge market connectivity system
Sitting alongside algo developers and traders to communicate varying needs
Ensure order management is consistent with best execution practices
Continuously work with colleagues and business leaders to advance each other’s skills
Current experience with C/C++, including familiarity with C++17 and templates
Low latency coding, performance tuning, and debugging
FIX & Binary Connectivity Protocols
Proficiency in network protocols such as TCP & multicast
FPGA experience a plus in terms of low-level understanding of how sockets work.
Experience with Market Data feed handlers, Client and Market Connectivity products
Knowledge of investment management operations and trading execution solutions
Experience developing on Linux
Python scripting experience (or equivalent)
Strong communication skills a must
We are an equal opportunities employer and we are proud to make diversity a strength for our company. Societe Generale is committed to recognizing and promoting all talents, regardless of their beliefs, age, disability, parental status, ethnic origin, nationality, sexual or gender identity, sexual orientation, membership of a political, religious, trade union or minority organisation, or any other characteristic that could be subject to discrimination.